Therapeutic Responses to Delayed Recall: Beyond Recovered Memory
Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training
Heated controversy has arisen over the advisability of making recovery of traumatic memories a central intervention strategy in psychotherapy for adults survivors of childhood sexual abuse. This article addresses why such an approach can be deleterious, discusses alternatives to memory-focused treatment, and presents core strategies for facilitating self-management of intrusive recall in order to promote client autonomy and empowerment.
Gold, S. N.,
Brown, L. S.
(1997). Therapeutic Responses to Delayed Recall: Beyond Recovered Memory. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training, 34(2), 182-191.
Available at: https://nsuworks.nova.edu/cps_facarticles/549